bámul

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From an onomatopoeia + -ul (reflexive suffix). First attested in 1585.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbaːmul]
  • Hyphenation: bá‧mul

Verb[edit]

bámul

  1. (transitive) to gaze (to stare intently or earnestly)
    Mindenki minket bámul.Everybody is looking at us.
  2. (transitive) to admire (to estimate or prize highly)
    Bámulta a kitartását.He marveled at her perseverance.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN